Cupping, taping, acupuncture, massage… anything for the competitive advantage, as seen quite visibly on Michael Phelps’ cupping marks in this year’s Olympic games. The world’s top men’s swimmer is one of the most well known elite athletes reaching to alternative therapies left and right. Other highly visible Olympians using unconventional performance boosters include beach volleyball players and their brightly colored physio-tape.
Full Body Stretch Yoga - Lauren's 30 Minute Beginners Yoga workout, is perfect for you complete beginners, & advanced yogis! This 30 Minute Yoga class will Stretch your back, lower back, neck, shoulders, hamstrings, and leave you more flexible, and feeling relaxed. Learn How To Safely and Holistically heal pain in your lower back, upper back, neck & shoulder, and even sciatica pain with this Follow Along, Instructional Yoga Video.
Read about the national needs assessment that was conducted in almost 2,000 individuals across 6 key stakeholder groups in the U.S., and published in Pain Medicine earlier this year. Learn why a major solution to the pain treatment crisis includes better integration of pain education into mental health education at all levels of training.
This is Health Revolution Radio with Dr. Peter Abaci. Today's topic: Recovering from Knee Injuries Guest Speakers: Dr. John Kao and Lianna Roberts Image courtesy of stockdevil at FreeDigitalPhotos.net
By Dr. Peter Abaci What do you do when your doctor diagnoses you with a herniated disc in your lower back? Well, first off don’t panic! How you approach this new piece of information has a lot to do with your particular clinical situation. For starters, think closely about where you feel your pain. Is it mostly in your lower back, or do you feel the most intense symptoms going down one leg?
This is Health Revolution Radio with Dr. Peter Abaci. Today's topic: Why We Write Image courtesy of Michelle Meiklejohn at FreeDigitalPhotos.net
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Canada and the U.S. have seen alarming increases in opioid prescribing and in opioid-related overdose deaths. Prince's tragic opioid-related death further highlights this international public health problem. Indeed, the spectre -- and reality -- of opioid limits have sent shockwaves through segments of the chronic pain community. The vast majority of individuals prescribed opioids take them responsibly, yet are now subject to laws created to...
“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view…until you climb in his skin and walk in it.” That was the immortal advice given by Atticus Finch to Scout in the classic American novel “To Kill a Mockingbird” by the late Harper Lee. Scout’s journey would eventually become impactful, leading her to break down many stereotypes and preconceptions along the way, but only after she learned to see things from the...
The National Pain Report published an interview to address the question - what happens after opioids are limited or stopped? Patients with chronic pain are being unfairly punished for the actions of addicts. And, importantly: how do we treat pain differently? Beth Darnall, PhD addresses all of these questions and more.